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ENG 0/0 (1.4 ov, MD Stoneman 0*, AN Cook 0*,...

ENG 0/0  (1.4 ov, MD Stoneman 0*, AN Cook 0*, JR Hazlewood 0/0) – Live | Match Report | ESPNCricinfo
England 4 for 305 (Malan 110*, Bairstow 75*, Stoneman 56) v AustralianScorecard and ball-by-ball details There was a wry smile on Joe Root's face when he won the toss at the WACA and chose to bat. At Adelaide Oval, he had learnt the hard way that sending the opposition in and then losing is difficult…

Australia caught on the hop as WACA lives up to billing

Australia caught on the hop as WACA lives up to billing
Amid all the nostalgia for the final Ashes Test at the WACA Ground, Australia's players seemed to have been those least taken in by hopes for one final Perth flyer. For all its febrile history of venomous pacemen and bold batting, in the minds of Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Starc, Steven Smith and Darren Lehmann, this…

Stoneman’s WACA barrage and controversial end

Stoneman’s WACA barrage and controversial end
Mark Stoneman was given a taste of the WACA of old during his half-century on the opening day before a controversial end to his innings. Here's a recap of an innings that included a change of bat, a barrage of short balls and a blow on the head Getty Images6.1 Starc to Stoneman, no run,…

Emotional Malan convinces himself he belongs

Emotional Malan convinces himself he belongs
An emotional Dawid Malan admitted he almost broke down in tears after reaching his maiden Test century towards the end of the first day of the Perth Test. Malan, playing his eighth Test, knew he needed to provide a substantial innings to sustain both his own career at this level and England's hopes of retaining…

BJP to retain Gujarat, rout Cong in Himachal: Exit polls –...

BJP to retain Gujarat, rout Cong in Himachal: Exit polls – Times of India
NEW DELHI: Exit polls on Thursday unanimously predicted that BJP would return to power in Gujarat and rout Congress in Himachal Pradesh. While the polls disagreed on the scale of the party's victory in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state, not one suggested a close result, with the lowest forecast being 99 seats for BJP…

VIPs line up, but Ahmedabad sees 6% dip in polling –...

VIPs line up, but Ahmedabad sees 6% dip in polling – Times of India
AHMEDABAD/GANDHINAGAR/VADODARA: Polling for the high-stakes Gujarat elections drew to a close on Thursday as a total 68.7% of the 2.22 crore voters exercised their franchise in the second phase of assembly elections held on 93 seats in north and central Gujarat. Polling was a tad low compared to 2012 when the region had recorded 72.64%…

Exit poll of Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh

Exit poll of Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh
The Times Of India | Dec 14, 2017 , 23:26:18 IST Exit poll predictions for the recently-concluded elections in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh show BJP getting clear majority in both the states. Stay with TOI for live updates 09:27 PM (IST) Poll of polls 09:06 PM (IST) TOI Online-CVoter seat projection for Gujarat (Predictions based…

Indian cricketers may get 100% salary hike – Times of India

Indian cricketers may get 100% salary hike – Times of India
NEW DELHI: Indian cricketers are set to get a huge hike, with the salaries of top players as well as domestic ones likely to double in the coming season. The Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) is working on a formula to add Rs 200 crore to the existing corpus of Rs 180 crore in…

Anti-incumbency may sink Congress in Himachal Pradesh: TOI Online-CVoter exit poll...

Anti-incumbency may sink Congress in Himachal Pradesh: TOI Online-CVoter exit poll – Times of India
NEW DELHI: In Himachal Pradesh, where the electorate has chosen the Congress and BJP alternately in previous assembly elections, the exit polls projected a clear majority for the saffron party, unseating the Congress. Making inroads in the hill state, the BJP will gain anywhere between 15-29 seats to bolster its current tally of 26 seats…

BJP to retain power in Gujarat despite strong showing by Congress:...

BJP to retain power in Gujarat despite strong showing by Congress: TOI Online-CVoter exit poll – Times of India
NEW DELHI: The BJP is set to retain power in Gujarat for the fifth consecutive term, according to early forecasts by the TOI Online-CVoter exit poll. These predictions are based on polling till 2 pm in the second phase of the Gujarat assembly election. The saffron party is likely to secure 108 seats in the…

Ashes: Dawid Malan ‘almost in tears’ after reaching maiden Test century

Ashes: Dawid Malan ‘almost in tears’ after reaching maiden Test century
I almost started crying - Malan on Ashes centuryEngland batsman Dawid Malan was "almost in tears" after reaching a maiden Test century on the first day of the third Ashes Test in Perth. Malan struck an unbeaten 110 to take England, who must avoid defeat to remain in the series, to 305-4 at the Waca.…

Chris Froome case handling is a scandal – Tony Martin

Chris Froome case handling is a scandal – Tony Martin
Tony Martin won time trial silver at London 2012, with Bradley Wiggins taking gold and Chris Froome bronzeThe handling of Chris Froome's adverse drugs test by cycling authorities is a "scandal" and a "double standard" is being applied, says four-time world time trial champion Tony Martin. Four-time Tour de France winner Froome had double the…